The domestic stock markets have been on the run today. While the Sensex is closed at 40,000 mark … Nifty has crossed 12,000 milestones for the first time in the history. With the slowdown of the country’s economic growth rate to 5.8 per cent, markets are trading positively with expectations that RBI will cut key interest rates. At the end of the day, the Sensex had gained 553 points to close at 40,268 points. The Nifty rose by 166 points to 12,089.
BSE Sensex Top gainers:
Hero MotoCorp (6.01%), Bajaj Auto (3.92%), Indus Ind Bank (3.70%), Asian Paints (3.65%) and Maruti Suzuki (2.89%).
ICICI Bank (-0.13%), NTPC (-0.11%), ITC Limited (-0.04%).
The fluctuations in the market have been the indicators for the investors to raise their capital. However, the very interesting point here to be noted here is that economic growth of the country is seen.